Canoe Tours

Pace your journey to the gentle rhythm of your paddle as you glide over calming waters and allow your mind and body to fully relax in blissful surroundings.

Shannon Blueway

Shannon Erne Blueway

Fully Guided Tours Daily

Irelands Hidden Heartland

Departs Daily From Lough Allen; 2pm

Guided Canoe Tours. Scheduled Pickups Available upon Request.

Details & Itinerary

Guided by the fully qualified canoe adventurer, Stephen Wrynn, connect with the natural world around you through stories from the castle island that was once occupied by a Celtic chieftain to why Saint Patrick once sailed across Garadice lake. Take time to savour a picnic lunch of local artisan foods while absorbing a Celtic landscape with magical views of shoreline forests, castles, and ancient Dolmens

  • Depart at 2:00PM
  • 45 Minute shoreline tour
  • 30 Minute Dolmen and Island castle exploration   
  • 45 Minute stop and relax for shoreline lunch.
  • 45 Minute return trip via cherry Island 
What You Should Bring

          As an outdoor activity we recommend suitable footwear and clothing for the

          elements including a warm waterproof coat. It is not necessary to wear a wetsuit.

          All equipment including paddles, buoyancy aids and dry bags are provided.

Best Times for This Excursion

We recommend afternoon excursions as wind conditions tend to ease making canoe tours more enjoyable    

Frequently Asked

Taught By Experts

Absorb the peace and natural beauty of a forested vista from your Canadian canoe as you glide through one of the many tranquil inland lakes and waterways that truly define the immense beauty of Ireland’s heartlands. Breathe in the freedom of the open spaces while discovering wildlife, nature and landscapes that expand before you towards the distant mountains.

All Canoeing Equipment Included

The Tranquil discovery of Hidden Waterways tour begins at Kilclare 10minutes from         Carrick-on-Shannon. Dedicated roadside parking for the waterway is provided less than 10 meters from the embarkation point.     

Luxury Transportation

This experience involves a moderate level of fitness and sedate exercise. Initial access to the waterway is paved.

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